MSNBC: Linux inside - PC, laptops, handhelds and even Webcams based on open software
Nov 16, 2000, 20:56 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Gary Krakow)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Despite being relegated to an out-of-the-way area at
Comdex, the Linux Business Expo is alive and well and doing just
fine. The big names are all represented in big, glitzy booths. But
some smaller displays held the most interesting news...."
"TiVo is probably the best-known Linux device on the market
today. The digital home video recording box can hold up to 30 hours
of programming, skip commercials, actually learn your viewing
habits and then make recommendations on what you might like to
"Here at Fall Comdex 2000, I finally got to see the nearly
legendary Yopy Linux PDA. Created by Samsung and soon-to-be
marketed by Gmate, the Yopy will be very familiar looking to
current handheld users...."
"The Yopy will be capable of playing MP3s, MPEG videos, and will
contain personal information software, dictionary, calculator,
memo, world time and alarm software."